Female SSS 3 student wins NSE essay competition
Miss Olasubomi Gbenjo, a 15-year-old student of Good Shepherd Schools, Meiran in Lagos State, yesterday emerged winner of the 2017 Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Essay Competition.
She emerged winner out of the 10, 100 entries received from the Senior Secondary Schools category.
She won the competition with her outstanding essay entitled: “Investors Education Critical to Investors’ Participation in the Capital Market’’.
She received a N250, 000 worth of shares, N500, 000 scholarship for university education, a laptop, certificate of participation, three sets of computer, a printer and headlining the closing of the stock market.
Also, Master Opeyeoluwa Olanipeku, a student of Orita-mefa Baptist Model College, Ibadan, Oyo State, came second, while Miss Oluchi Chuwkuemeka, a student of Notre Dame Girls Academy, Amoyo from Kwara, won the third prize.
Olanipeku received N200, 000 worth of shares, N400, 000 scholarship for university education, while Chuwkuemeka got N150 worth of shares and N300, 000 scholarship.
Each of them also got a laptop, a set of computer and trophy in addition to the cash reward.